People have been filmed driving through London in a convoy of cars shouting antisemitic obscenities. read more
He defends a homey and unfashionable view of time. It has a built-in arrow. It is fundamental rather than derived from some deeper reality. Change is real, as opposed to an illusion or an artifact of perspective. The laws of physics act within time to generate each moment. Mixing mathematics, physics and philosophy, Maudlin bats away the reasons that scientists and philosophers commonly give for denying this folk wisdom. read more
The 'missing link' that helped our ancestors to begin communicating with each other through language may have been iconic sounds, rather than charades-like gestures -- giving rise to the unique human power to coin new words describing the world around us, a new study reveals. read more
Websites of media outlets around the world, including the Washington Post and ABC, reported the incursion. "Israeli troops have entered the Gaza Strip as conflict with Palestinians escalates, Israeli military says," was the tweet put out by the Washington Post. read more
To perform the double copy, you throw away the color term and replace it with a copy of the kinematics term, turning 2 -- 3 into 3 -- 3. If 6 describes the outcome of a strong-force event, then the double copy tells us that 9 will match some comparable graviton event.